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Recommended Routes in Mount Sanitas - 4

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Favorite Sunrise from Mt Sanitas
Difficult

Boulder Skyline Traverse

17.3 mi 27.9 km 5,245' Up 1598.81 m Up 5,317' Down 1620.74 m Down

Superior, CO
Favorite Sunrise from Mt Sanitas
Intermediate

Sunshine Lion's Lair Loop

5.3 mi 8.5 km 1,261' Up 384.48 m Up 1,282' Down 390.64 m Down

Boulder, CO
Favorite Sunrise from Mt Sanitas
Intermediate/Difficult

Mount Sanitas Loop

3.2 mi 5.2 km 1,281' Up 390.4 m Up 1,280' Down 390.22 m Down

Boulder, CO
Favorite Beautiful easy morning hike.
Intermediate

Dakota Ridge to Sanitas Valley Loop

2.3 mi 3.7 km 458' Up 139.45 m Up 458' Down 139.49 m Down

Boulder, CO

Mount Sanitas Hiking

  • 41 Miles 66 Kilometers of Trail
  • 4 Recommended Routes
  • 3 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 13 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 0 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Mount Sanitas - 12

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2.2 mi 3.5 km #1Lion's Lair Trail
Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Intermediate
Boulder, CO 23 
1.3 mi 2.0 km #2Mount Sanitas Trail
Difficult
Boulder, CO
Difficult
Boulder, CO 26 
3.0 mi 4.8 km #3Anemone Loop Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Boulder, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Boulder, CO 14 
0.6 mi 0.9 km #4Red Rocks Trail
Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Intermediate
Boulder, CO 11 
0.5 mi 0.8 km #5Red Rocks Spur
Intermediate/Difficult
Boulder, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Boulder, CO 10 
0.6 mi 0.9 km #6Goat Trail
Difficult
Boulder, CO
Difficult
Boulder, CO 12 
0.7 mi 1.2 km #7East Ridge Trail
Difficult
Boulder, CO
Difficult
Boulder, CO
0.6 mi 1.0 km #8Lion's Lair Alternate
Easy/Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Easy/Intermediate
Boulder, CO
1.2 mi 1.9 km #9Sanitas Valley Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Easy/Intermediate
Boulder, CO
1.2 mi 2.0 km #10Sunshine Canyon Trail
Easy
Boulder, CO
Easy
Boulder, CO 10 
1.0 mi 1.5 km #11Dakota Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Intermediate
Boulder, CO
0.4 mi 0.6 km #12Cairn Trail
Intermediate
Boulder, CO
Intermediate
Boulder, CO

Photos of Mount Sanitas - 47

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Sunrise from Mt Sanitas
Nov 3, 2017 near Boulder, CO
Beautiful descending views
May 15, 2015 near Boulder, CO
Wildflowers in the Spring
May 15, 2015 near Boulder, CO
Green Mountain and Flagstaff from the Anemone
May 31, 2018 near Boulder, CO
The top of Mount Sanitas looks out at the beauty of Boulder and the Flatirons.
Apr 12, 2017 near Boulder, CO
Looking east from the summit at sunrise.
Dec 2, 2018 near Boulder, CO
Arriving at the summit, just missed the sunrise.
Dec 2, 2018 near Boulder, CO
View looking west.
Jan 3, 2016 near Boulder, CO